José Hernández-Pastor, Alto and Ariel Abramovich, vihuela: Songs by Diego Pisador (Salamanca 1552)
EL CORTESANO (José Hernández-Pastor & Ariel Abramovich)
Songs for vihuela and voice by Spanish Renaissance composer Diego Pisador, in a world premiere recording by the duo ‘El Cortesano’: Ariel Abramovich (vihuela) and José Hernández-Pastor (countertenor). This is the first complete recording of Pisador‘s songs from his „Libro de musica de vihuela“ which he published in Salamanca / Spain in 1552.
A little jewel
Besides the pure beauty of the voice and vihuela,,their sensitivity .....the beautiful songs,their sweet interpretations ......one can hear that this CD is made with much love, dedication and fine precision of both musicians .One of my best buys of last year .